September 25, 2012
Orly explains how to apply and remove their Gel FX products.
Keywords: gels Orly removing gels
October 13, 2011
Graham Beauty's HandsDown Soak-Off Gel Nail Wraps were designed to be the easiest, most comfortable way to remove soak-off gel polish and acrylic. These wraps are flexible enough to be used on both finger and toenails and the unique material and easy-press seal creates a non-slip wrap.
Keywords: acetone/removal products Graham Beauty removing acrylics removing gels soak-off gels
July 26, 2011
The soak-off polishes can be removed without the salon.
Keywords: acetone/removal products at-home maintenance consumer press gels polish removal
July 8, 2011
Instruction on how to prorperly soak-off Axxium Soak-Off gels.
Keywords: colored gels OPI Products removing gels soak-off gels
June 1, 2011
You learned a lot in school, but once you start working full time with clients you’ll see that minor mishaps with nail enhancements will occasionally pop up to frustrate and challenge you. To help you out when they do, here's some handy troubleshooting advice on fixing the more common acrylic and gel problems.
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April 25, 2011
CND Shellac application and removal steps for a French Manicure.
Keywords: CND French manicures gels polish techniques product removal
April 25, 2011
Keywords: CND gels polish techniques product removal removing gels
Basic CND Shellac application and removal steps using a solid opaque color.
April 20, 2011
Part 4 – Removing Gel Polish
Keywords: gels LeChat product removal removing gels
April 11, 2011
Greg Salo shows how to properly take off ManiQ color gel.
Keywords: colored gels gels Greg Salo removing gels Young Nails
February 1, 2011
Sometimes a new gel client will be surprised to see damage to her natural nails after a few weeks of wearing gels. There’s no guarantee that all gel applications and removals will be done precisely to manufacturer standards, so in the event of soaking off a set of gels and looking at weakened and thinned nail plates, what is a tech to do?
Keywords: cuticle treatments damaged nails removing gels soak-off gels
November 22, 2010
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Soaking off faster than a speeding bullet while staying stronger than a locomotive, these soak-off gels will have clients believing you’re the Wonder Woman (or Superman) of nail techs in no time at all.
Keywords: Akzentz Bio Sculpture Gel Christrio colored gels Gelousy
March 1, 2003
It’s 2003. Do you know where your gels are? One of the fastest- growing salon services, gels still remain a mystery to many nail techs and their clients. Whether you are familiar with gels or just turning your attention to them, use this primer to help guide you through the multitude of uses, techniques, and troubleshooting tips associated with today’s gels.
Keywords: acrylics gels removing gels
February 1, 2003
Using an electric file to remove lifted product will greatly reduce the time spent on this common repair.
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July 1, 2001
Help Desk deals with the thickening nails of an elderly client, a customer with fragile, eggshell nails, and the plague of dry, cracking heels.
Keywords: Bio Sculpture Gel cracked heels effect of menopause on nails eggshell nails elderly clients
February 1, 1992
Avoiding allergic reactions and lifting with gel systems is a matter of precision and correct technique.
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